Barbados: Canadian sisters held with drugs

Barbados: Canadian sisters held with drugs

Barbados Today:-Two Canadian sisters were held at the Grantley Adams International Airport on Saturday, August 5 and slapped with several drug-related charges. They are 31-year-old Caleece Whitney Schrouder and 38-year-old Kiyha Calissa Schrouder.

Caleece Schrouder was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis, unlawful possession with intent to supply cannabis, trafficking cannabis, importation of cannabis, unlawful possession of methamphetamine and importation of methamphetamine. She was held with 8.7 kg of cannabis with a street value of $69,600. The estimated street value of the methamphetamine was $420.

Kiyha Schrouder had 18 kilogrammes of  cannabis with an estimated street value of $144,000. She was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis, unlawful possession with intent to supply cannabis, trafficking cannabis and importation of cannabis.

The sisters arrived on the island by air from Canada. Having cleared immigration, they were stopped and interviewed by members of the Drug Squad. A subsequent search revealed 55 transparent packages each containing cannabis concealed in the suitcase of Caleece Schrouder. A further search revealed 12 methamphetamine tablets concealed in the sealed packages containing the cannabis.

A search of the luggage being carried by Kiyha Schrouder revealed a total of 102 packages each containing cannabis.

The sisters appeared before Magistrate Cuffy-Sargeant in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ today and were both remanded to prison to reappear in the District ‘B’ Court on August 17.

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3 Comments

  1. Barbados: Canadian sisters held with drugs | The Caribbean Mirror
    August 9, 2017 at 11:23 am Reply

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  2. Calvin
    August 10, 2017 at 4:11 am Reply

    Unfortunately, it’s a very common story, either in-bound or out-bound in either of St. Lucia’s civil aviation ports of entry of SLU or UVF —- women of a certain range in age rolling solo and most likely packing drugs in whatever manner.

    Customs functions, in part, on what’s called “indicators”. These two accused may as well have put on clown suits and phoned ahead to the jail for reservations.

    1. Anonymous
      August 16, 2017 at 11:17 am Reply

      Shut up instead of saying these two you should be talking bout people in general! How about you put a clown suit on!

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